During the second phase of the nursing process, nursing diagnosis, the nurse reports or analyzes data to identify and define health problems that independent or physician-prescribed nursing actions can prevent or solve. Assessment is careful observation and evaluation of a client's health status. Planning involves setting priorities, defining expected (desired) outcomes (goals), determining specific nursing interventions, and recording the plan of care. Implementation means carrying out the written plan of care, performing interventions, monitoring the client's status, and assessing and reassessing the client before, during, and after treatments.
-self-aware, honest, persistent, and authentic
The characteristics of critical thinking include: self-aware, genuine/authentic, effective communicator, curious/inquisitive, confident/resilient, honest, creative, proactive, persistent, and improvement oriented.
The verb should indicate the action that is to be performed. Examples include define, prepare, identify, design, list, verbalize, describe, choose, explain, select, apply, and demonstrate.
telemedicine and mobile technology
Telemedicine and mobile health technology facilitate client engagement, while helping providers deliver more cost-effective care. While telemedicine embraces applications and services that include two-way video communications, e-mail, and wireless phones, mobile health features multiple technologies integrated into the increasingly wireless and mobile health care delivery system. Patient engagement technology would include the concept of client portals, where clients could access an electronic medical record system and personal health information, online appointments scheduling, and personalized, condition-focused alerts and reminders in the form of e-mails, automated telephone calls, or text messages. Data aggregation is a process that involves data collection, analysis, use, reporting, and delivery of feedback throughout the organization. Organizations will use process and outcomes data to measure what they achieve for clients and population-based communities. Population health management technology perform data mining, risk stratification, and analysis. Searches can be conducted for disease trends, diagnoses, procedures, and missed appointments.
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